The University of Chicago News Office
April 27, 2006 Press Contact: William Harms
(773) 702-8356

Conference scheduled Saturday to look at Latino health issues in Chicago

What: “Moving Latino Communities Forward: Adelante!”, a day-long social welfare conference to examine ways of improving the health of Latino communities in the Chicago area.

Who: Policy leaders, community leaders and social workers working with Latino communities on issues of gentrification, education and mental health.

When: Saturday, April 29, 9:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Where: School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago 969 E. 60th St.

For more information, contact: Nicole Williams at The conference is organized by the SSA's Latino Student Association and is co-sponsored by The Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture at the University of Chicago and SSA's Dean of Students Office.